'Can't say you bat last 5 overs so you're a finisher': Srikkanth's verdict
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Team India will return to action in the shortest format of the game in the Asia Cup 2022, and the squad for the same was announced on Monday earlier this week. Ever since the announcement, there have been a number of debates over the selection and potential XIs; however, former India cricketer Krishnamachari Srikkanth had another concern, that pertains to the role of a finisher in the team. Currently, Dinesh Karthik is widely seen as the batter for finishing role in the side but Srikkanth disagreesSpeaking exclusively on Star Sports show Follow The Blues, K Srikkanth quizzed the interviewer and started off with a question “What do you mean by a finisher?” Without waiting for the reply, Srikkanth said, “In my book, the finisher is the guy who can take the batting from the 8th or 12th over, and win the match for India. He starts from the 8th or 6th over, but where is the good finisher?